Overview of Course:
The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to expand their understanding of the pharmacology of NSAIDs and to gain appreciation and awareness of the potential for anesthesia related drug interactions.
Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:
1. Describe the mechanism of action of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.
2. List the common adverse effects of NSAID therapy.
3. Discuss the common potential drug interactions and their mechanisms associated with NSAID therapy.
The course has been prior approved by the AANA for 1 Class A CE credit; AANA Code number 1033083; Course Expiration Date 05/22/2019.
The AANA is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #10862.